Jason Hammel Tagged With Loss in Rockies-Phillies Match
Philadelphia got 7 innings of work from Roy Halladay en route to an 8-6 victory over Colorado on Wednesday at Coors Field.
The Phillies were a -187 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Roy Halladay earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Ryan Howard in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jason Hammel worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Todd Helton in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-10 advantage in hits.
Brad Lidge pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face San Francisco looking for another win. For Colorado, they head home to face Washington.